Boxscore
Penn State 34, Purdue 9
Saturday, November 3, 2012 3:30 PM
Location - Ross Ade Stadium
Attendance - 40098

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Penn State 10 10 14 0 34
Purdue 3 0 0 6 9

Recap


Penn State 34, Purdue 9: Matt McGloin passed for 321 yards and two touchdowns and the visiting Nittany Lions turned in a strong defensive effort to send the Boilermakers to their fifth consecutive loss. 

Michael Zordich ran for a pair of first-half touchdowns for Penn State (6-3, 4-1 Big Ten), Zach Zwinak rushed for 134 yards and Brandon Moseby-Felder had six catches for 129 yards and a touchdown as Penn State rolled up 506 total yards. 

Purdue (3-6, 0-5) came in averaging 30.9 points per game, but the Boilermakers were able to score only twice, getting a 21-yard field goal from Sam McCartney on their opening possession and a 2-yard touchdown pass from Caleb TerBush to Antavian Edison on the final play of the game. 

The Boilermakers finished with 375 total yards. Sixth-year senior quarterback Robert Marve was lifted after going 22-for-39 for 138 yards; TerBush went 10-for-20 for 155 yards and a touchdown in relief. 

McGloin's fifth career 300-yard passing game makes him the school's all-time leader in the category, breaking a tie with Kerry Collins. He also has 40 career touchdown passes, moving ahead of Collins (39) for the fifth-most in Penn State history. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Nittany Lions have won six consecutive meetings with the Boilermakers dating to 2004. … Penn State has scored 34 or more points in six of its past seven games, all wins. … Edison caught nine passes for 93 yards, giving him 30 consecutive games with at least one reception. 

SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 12:59
Purdue   FG  Purdue 3 - Penn State 0
1st Quarter - 6:03
Penn State   FG  Purdue 3 - Penn State 3
1st Quarter - 3:53
Penn State   TD  Purdue 3 - Penn State 10
2nd Quarter - 3:47
Penn State   FG  Purdue 3 - Penn State 13
2nd Quarter - 1:16
Penn State   TD  Purdue 3 - Penn State 20
3rd Quarter - 12:19
Penn State   TD  Purdue 3 - Penn State 27
3rd Quarter - 8:28
Penn State   TD  Purdue 3 - Penn State 34
4th Quarter - 0:00
Purdue   TD  Purdue 9 - Penn State 34
TEAMS

Team Records

  Penn State Purdue
W/L 6 - 3 - 0 3 - 6 - 0
Conference 4 - 1 - 0 0 - 5 - 0

Team Stats

  Penn State Purdue
Score 34 9
First Downs 25 22
3rd Down Efficiency 4-for-13
31%
7-for-21
33%
4th Down Efficiency 0-for-3
0%
1-for-5
20%
Total Yards 506 375
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 38-185 26-87
Average/Rush 4.9 3.3
Passing
Comp-Att 22-37 33-62
Passing Yards 321 288
Average/Pass Play 8.4 4.6
Penalties-Yards 8-75 8-88
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 2-1
Interceptions Thrown 0 0
Time of Possession 29:41 30:19

PLAYER STATS

Penn State (6 - 3)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
M. McGloin 22/36 321 2 0
S. Bench 0/1 0 0 0
Purdue (3 - 6)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
C. TerBush 10/20 155 1 0
R. Marve 22/39 138 0 0
R. Henry 1/2 -5 0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
Z. Zwinak 21 134 6.4 0
M. Zordich 11 33 3.0 2
M. McGloin 6 18 3.0 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
A. Shavers 7 57 8.1 0
R. Bolden 6 35 5.8 0
C. TerBush 4 20 5.0 0
A. Edison 1 4 4.0 0
A. Hunt 4 1 0.2 0
R. Marve 2 -13 -6.5 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
B. Moseby-Felder 6 129 21.5 1
A. Robinson 5 58 11.6 0
J. James 3 49 16.3 1
T. Williams 2 22 11.0 0
M. Zordich 1 20 20.0 0
Z. Zwinak 2 15 7.5 0
M. Lehman 1 12 12.0 0
M. Zanellato 1 8 8.0 0
G. Gilliam 1 8 8.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Edison 9 93 10.3 1
R. Henry 5 54 10.8 0
G. Bush 9 47 5.2 0
R. Bolden 1 40 40.0 0
D. Macarthy 5 37 7.4 0
G. Holmes 2 14 7.0 0
B. Cottom 1 5 5.0 0
A. Hunt 1 -2 -2.0 0
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